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اللأواه

English translation: severe distress, hardship

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20:36 Dec 28, 2002
Arabic to English translations [Non-PRO]
Art/Literary
Arabic term or phrase: اللأواه
اللأواه

What does this term mean ? I couldn't find it in my books
Thanks
Saraa
Tharaa Hafez
Egypt
Local time: 02:57
English translation:severe distress, hardship
Explanation:
this is the translation of the word
لأواء
I dont Know whether you mean this word or something else Saraa
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Azimof
Saudi Arabia
Local time: 03:57
Grading comment
Thank you and sorry for the delay
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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2 +1severe distress, hardshipAzimof


  

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2 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 2/5Answerer confidence 2/5 peer agreement (net): +1
severe distress, hardship


Explanation:
this is the translation of the word
لأواء
I dont Know whether you mean this word or something else Saraa

Azimof
Saudi Arabia
Local time: 03:57
Grading comment
Thank you and sorry for the delay

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Ali Darwish: This is the aspirated form of لأواء. Akin to the word "لهوي" as in "يا لهوي" in Egyptian dialect is also a distorted form of يا لأوي = يا لأوائي = يا لأواه. A distress interjection.
3 hrs
  -> Thanks Ali for the addition explanation
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